List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Science & Technology / BBC Area / England - Beds, Herts & Bucks

  1. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  2. Murphy A4 Radio Murphy A4 Radio Contributed by Museum
  3. Sinclair ZX Spectrum Sinclair ZX Spectrum Contributed by Individual
  4. Roman/Celtic(?) Cauldron- melting bronze Roman/Celtic(?) Cauldron- melting bronze Contributed by Individual
  5. Longcase clock dial showing HMS Victory Longcase clock dial showing HMS Victory Contributed by Individual
  6. Silicon transistor Silicon transistor Contributed by Individual
  7. Silicon chip disc Silicon chip disc Contributed by Individual
  8. Short mercury delay tube Short mercury delay tube Contributed by Individual
  9. Four grain measures Four grain measures Contributed by Individual
  10. Book of the road Book of the road Contributed by Individual
  11. Watch Watch Contributed by Individual
  12. Pocket watch Pocket watch Contributed by Individual
  13. Clock Clock Contributed by Individual
  14. Iron watch chain Iron watch chain Contributed by Individual
  15. Metronome Metronome Contributed by Individual
  16. Art Deco clock Art Deco clock Contributed by Individual
  17. Key fob watch Key fob watch Contributed by Individual
  18. Clockwork river boat Clockwork river boat Contributed by Individual
  19. Clockwork robot Clockwork robot Contributed by Individual
  20. Horse-drawn hearse from about 1860 Horse-drawn hearse from about 1860 Contributed by Museum
  21. Murphy 'Acoustic Deluxe' Television Murphy 'Acoustic Deluxe' Television Contributed by Museum
  22. Apprentice box- de Havilland Apprentice box- de Havilland Contributed by Museum
  23. de Havilland aeroplane propeller de Havilland aeroplane propeller Contributed by Museum
  24. Fossil in black limestone Fossil in black limestone Contributed by Individual
  25. wooden water pipe wooden water pipe Contributed by Individual
  26. fermentation lock fermentation lock Contributed by Individual
  27. Wade one man Drag Saw Wade one man Drag Saw Contributed by Individual
  28. Small Handheld Persussion "Muff" Pistol Small Handheld Persussion "Muff" Pistol Contributed by Individual
  29. R Valve BBC Markings and Base R Valve BBC Markings and Base Contributed by Museum
  30. CROOKES TUBE WITH BUTTERFLY CROOKES TUBE WITH BUTTERFLY Contributed by Museum
  31. CROOKES TUBE 1950's CROOKES TUBE 1950's Contributed by Museum
  32. Bound copies of English Mechanics Bound copies of English Mechanics Contributed by Individual
  33. Fourdrinier paper machine Fourdrinier paper machine Contributed by Museum
  34. WW1 ARSENIC X RAY PLATE WW1 ARSENIC X RAY PLATE Contributed by Museum
  35. WW1 X-RAY TUBE WW1 X-RAY TUBE Contributed by Museum
  36. Admission ticket World Trade Centre 1981 Admission ticket World Trade Centre 1981 Contributed by Individual
  37. WHIMSHURST MACHINE, 1890's WHIMSHURST MACHINE, 1890's Contributed by Museum
  38. ELECTRIC MINI PERM ELECTRIC MINI PERM Contributed by Museum
  39. BLICKENSDERFER TELEPRINTER No 5, 1890 BLICKENSDERFER TELEPRINTER No 5, 1890 Contributed by Museum
  40. First World War petrol locomotive First World War petrol locomotive Contributed by Individual

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